Stephanie Burns

Friends of the Arts supports upcoming student-curated photo exhibit

Art major Stephanie Burns is leading a group of students who, with the help of a grant from Friends of the Arts, have curated the exhibition American Faces–Portraits, featuring portraits of...
Barry Blinderman inside Galleries

Alumni artists star in new University Galleries show

A new exhibition at Illinois State’s University Galleries is bringing together multiple generations of alumni artists, their work displayed side-by-side in one of the new space’s largest shows...
art by Laura Splan

Laura Splan to deliver visiting artist lecture October 7

Brooklyn, New York-based artist Laura Splan will present a visiting artist lecture at noon Wednesday, October 7, in the University Galleries @ Uptown Circle.
Diamond

Photos: Fun with three dimensions

Wandering through Illinois State's Center for the Visual Arts is always a treat, because you never know what kinds of things you're going to see going on as part of classwork.
Unpacking work by School of Art alumni for the 2015 Alumni Spectacular at University Galleries. From left to right: Mark Forth, Herb Eaton, Grace Sheese, Jessica Benjamin. Foreground: Reid Sancken.

Opening reception for Alumni Spectacular at University Galleries, September 19

University Galleries will host the opening reception for the 2015 Alumni Spectacular on September 19, from 5 to 7 p.m.
logo for Festival of India

Festival of India on September 13

Experience vast and varied cultures with the Festival of India on September 13.
Four pieces of framed artwork

Turning Art History into Art: Milner exhibit reinvents textbooks as art

Survey of Art History is on display at Milner Library. The exhibit consists of a series of handmade paper sheets recycled from three commonly used art history textbooks in undergraduate art...
Dietz with D.C. interns

Video: ISU interns get life-changing experience in D.C.

Washington, D.C., is more than just a place for politics. Just ask Illinois State University’s latest group of D.C. summer interns, who are now wrapping up their pre-professional experiences all...
Redbird and student

Q&A: Meet the creator of the 2015 Bird Shirt

The 2015 Bird Shirt was designed by Taylor Gersch, student specialist at the Bone Student Center and senior from the School of Art. We sat down with her to learn more about the process.
Randy Reid and his student

Metalwork and Jewelry Design course is hidden gem in CFA

Associate Professor Randy Reid, M.F.A. ’96, is showing students how to turn semiprecious metals and gemstones into works of art in his Metalwork and Jewelry Design course.